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Recreation Therapy Institute
Friday, March 13, 2020 7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Long Beach Convention Center Up to 0.8 CEUs available Pre-registration preferred, drop-in permitted.
$180 CPRS member/$230 non-member by January 22, 2020 $225 CPRS member/$280 non-member after January 22, 2020 or onsite $55 Student by January 22, 2020 (Must include proof of full-time status-- no discount for part-time students) $70 Student after January 22, 2020 or onsite Non-member student pays the regular non-member rate Important: Non-member students can become members using our paper registration form to get the student discount.
Who Should Attend?
Recreation therapists, educators and students of therapeutic recreation who provide interventions and techniques to improve functioning and independence as well as reduce or eliminate the effects of illness or disability.
This institute coordinates between 10-15 different sessions. We’ll have several breakout sessions targeted at recreation therapy staff serving differing target populations. You’ll choose one breakout each time slot plus attend two plenary sessions.
7:00 a.m. - 7:55 a.m. Check-In 8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. CPRS Recreation Therapy Section General Membership Meeting & Awards Presentation 8:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Keynote Session: Recreation Therapists: Where do You Stand?
Identify elements that define and direct the practice of recreation therapy
Generate a professional action plan that outlines how attendee can become more active in the advancement of the practice of recreation therapy
Identify three personal passions (or purpose) that have a direct relationship to the practice of recreation therapy
Sandra K. Negley M.S., MTRS, CTRS, FDRT Sandra is an Associate Professor (Lecturer) and Program Director of Recreational Therapy at the University of Utah, in the Department of Occupational and Recreational Therapies, in Salt Lake City. She has taught at the university for over 30 years and authored four clinical practice books, textbook chapters, numerous journal articles and contemporary publications. 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Concurrent Sessions All Day (Early registration includes lunch) 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Closing Keynote Resilience Over Burnout: Self-Care Practices for Career Longevity
Expand your self-care knowledge and tools you need for burnout prevention and stress management
Identify and understand the risk factors, symptoms, and consequences of occupational burnout
Practice research-based self-care techniques that support personal and professional resiliency
Ami Kunimura, MA, MT-BC, Founder of The Self-Care Institute Ami Kunimura provides therapeutic support for professionals around the world who are experiencing burnout. Ami is the creator and facilitator of Resilience Over Burnout: A Self-Care Program, an in-depth online program that guides professionals out of burnout and stress cycles through research-based self-care practices.. Ami teaches as a lecturer at UCLA and adjunct graduate faculty at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College. Ami has been a board-certified music therapist since 2006, specializing in mental health, trauma, and addictions treatment.
Please note, to receive CEUs you need to be in the session within ten minutes of start time and stay in the session. CEUs are an extra fee.
Contact Intensive Coordinator for content questions: Marco Barragan, Recreation Section Education Director, marco.barragan.@cdcr.ca.gov